A New Account of Tales of the World [Shih shuo hsin yü]

By: Liu, I-ch'ing, 403-444

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xxxii, 726 p. "... with commentary by Liu Chün translated with introduction and notes by Richard B. Mather." A collection of stories, anecdotes, and characterizations largely from the Chin Dynasty (265-420). The commentary by Liu Chün (462-521) relies on many works which are no longer extant. Bound in gray cloth with Chinese title on top boards and on spine with English. DJ with spine sunned, slight shelf wear, small tear at top of spine, nick in front center outer edge. DJ tears repaired with Filmoplast® P archival tape minimally applied on the inside, not visible.

Title: A New Account of Tales of the World [Shih shuo hsin yü]

Author Name: Liu, I-ch'ing, 403-444

Illustrator: No ill.

Categories: China,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Minneapolis :, University of Minnesota Press,: 1976

ISBN Number: 0-8166-0760-5

ISBN Number 13: 9780816607600

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: DJ Good+

Size: 9.25" Tall

Seller ID: AE0025

Keywords: Richard B. Mather, China History, Chin Dynasty, Jin